Student Allowances Amendment Regulations 1999

1999/59

Student Allowances Amendment Regulations 1999


Note

These regulations are administered in the Department of Work and Income.


PURSUANT to section 303 of the Education Act 1989, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title and commencement
  • (1) These regulations may be cited as the Student Allowances Amendment Regulations 1999, and are part of the Student Allowances Regulations 19981 (the principal regulations).

    (2) These regulations come into force on 1 April 1999.

2 New Schedule 2 substituted
  • The principal regulations are amended by revoking Schedule 2, and substituting the Schedule 2 set out in the Schedule.


Schedule
New Schedule 2 of principal regulations

Reg 2

Schedule 2
Eligibility for different rates of allowances

Reg 18(1), (2)

1Value of Basic Grant
GroupsWeekly value of basic grantIncome limit for all groups
A married student, not over the income limit, spouse not enrolled in more than half of a full-time course, supported child or children$317.64A personal weekly income before tax not exceeding
A married student, not over the income limit, spouse not enrolled in more than half of a full-time course, childless$298.10$135.13 and a combined weekly income
A married student, not over the income limit, spouse enrolled in a course that is more than half of a full-time course but neither receives nor is eligible to be awarded a grant, 2 or more supported children$278.64before tax not exceeding $270.26
A married student, not over the income limit, spouse enrolled in a course that is more than half of a full-time course but neither receives nor is eligible to be awarded a grant, 1 supported child$254.25 
A married student, not over the income limit, spouse enrolled in a course that is more than half of a full-time course but neither receives nor is eligible to be awarded a grant, childless$173.99 
A married student, not over the income limit, spouse enrolled in a course which is more than half of a full-time course and receives, or is eligible to receive, a grant, supported child or children$154.06 
A married student, not over the income limit, spouse enrolled in a course which is more than a half-time course and receives, or is eligible to receive, a grant, childless$144.98 
2Value of Basic Grant
GroupsWeekly value of basic grantIncome limit for all groups
A married student, not over the income limit, not living with spouse, childless$93.64A personal weekly income before tax not exceeding $135.13 and a combined weekly income before tax of over $270.26 but under $610.00
A married student, not over the income limit, living with spouse, childless$62.85 
3Value of Basic Grant
GroupsWeekly value of basic grantIncome limit for all groups
A married student, not over the income limit, not living with spouse, 1 or more supported children$93.64A personal weekly income before tax not exceeding $135.13 and a combined weekly income before tax of over $270.26 but under $630.00
A married student, not over the income limit, living with spouse, 1 or more supported children$62.85 
4Value of Basic Grant
GroupsWeekly value of basic grantIncome limit for all groups
A single student, not over the income limit, with 2 or more supported children$278.64A weekly income before tax not exceeding $135.13
A single student, not over the income limit, with 1 supported child$254.25 
A single student, 25 or older, not over the income limit, not living in a parental home, childless$173.99 
A single student, 25 or older, not over the income limit, living in a parental home, childless$139.19 
A single student, under 25, not over the income limit, not living in a parental home, childlessThe value specified in column 3 of Table 7 in this schedule opposite the range (specified in column 1 of Table 7) into which the student's parental income falls 
A single student, under 25, not over the income limit, living in a parental home, childlessThe value specified in column 2 of Table 7 in this schedule opposite the range (specified in column 1 of Table 7) into which the student's parental income falls 
5Value of Independent Circumstances Grant
 Value of allowanceIncome limit
The value of the Independent Circumstances Grant$144.98 per weekA weekly income before tax not exceeding $135.13
6Value of A-Bursary and B-Bursary
 Value of allowance
The value of an A-Bursary$200.00 per annum
The value of a B-Bursary$100.00 per annum
7Weekly Value of Basic Grant for Single Students Under 25
Parental incomeAt homeAway
$$$
Under 28,080...................................................................
115.98144.98
28,080-28,287...................................................................
114.66143.65
28,288-28,495...................................................................
113.34142.34
28,496-28,703...................................................................
112.00141.00
28,704-28,911...................................................................
110.67139.68
28,912-29,119...................................................................
109.34138.35
29,120-29,327...................................................................
108.02137.01
29,328-29,535...................................................................
106.69135.69
29,536-29,743...................................................................
105.36134.38
29,744-29,951...................................................................
104.03133.03
29,952-30,159...................................................................
102.73131.71
30,160-30,367...................................................................
101.41130.39
30,368-30,575...................................................................
100.07129.06
30,576-30,783...................................................................
98.73127.74
30,784-30,991...................................................................
97.39126.41
30,992-31,199...................................................................
96.08125.07
31,200-31,407...................................................................
94.75123.74
31,408-31,615...................................................................
93.41122.42
31,616-31,823...................................................................
92.10121.08
31,824-32,031...................................................................
90.77119.76
32,032-32,239...................................................................
89.45118.45
32,240-32,447...................................................................
88.12117.11
32,448-32,655...................................................................
86.78115.79
32,656-32,863...................................................................
85.48114.46
32,864-33,071...................................................................
84.13113.13
33,072-33,279...................................................................
82.80111.81
33,280-33,487...................................................................
81.48110.48
33,488-33,695...................................................................
80.15109.17
33,696-33,903...................................................................
78.83107.82
33,904-34,111...................................................................
77.50106.49
34,112-34,319...................................................................
76.17105.18
34,320-34,527...................................................................
74.83103.83
34,528-34,735...................................................................
73.52102.51
34,736-34,943...................................................................
72.20101.18
34,944-35,151...................................................................
70.8699.86
35,152-35,359...................................................................
69.5498.55
35,360-35,567...................................................................
68.2097.22
35,568-35,775...................................................................
66.8995.88
35,776-35,983...................................................................
65.5694.55
35,984-36,191...................................................................
64.2293.24
36,192-36,399...................................................................
62.9091.90
36,400-36,607...................................................................
61.5790.56
36,608-36,815...................................................................
60.2689.23
36,816-37,023...................................................................
58.9387.91
37,024-37,231...................................................................
57.5986.59
37,232-37,439...................................................................
56.2885.26
37,440-37,647...................................................................
54.9483.93
37,648-37,855...................................................................
53.6182.62
37,856-38,063...................................................................
52.2681.29
38,064-38,271...................................................................
50.9579.97
38,272-38,479...................................................................
49.6478.62
38,480-38,687...................................................................
48.3177.31
38,688-38,895...................................................................
46.9876.00
38,896-39,103...................................................................
45.6474.64
39,104-39,311...................................................................
44.3373.32
39,312-39,519...................................................................
43.0171.98
39,520-39,727...................................................................
41.6670.66
39,728-39,935...................................................................
40.3469.34
39,936-40,143...................................................................
39.0168.00
40,144-40,351...................................................................
37.6966.68
40,352-40,559...................................................................
36.3765.37
40,560-40,767...................................................................
35.0264.05
40,768-40,975...................................................................
33.7062.71
40,976-41,183...................................................................
32.3861.38
41,184-41,391...................................................................
31.0660.06
41,392-41,599...................................................................
29.7358.71
41,600-41,807...................................................................
28.4057.39
41,808-42,015...................................................................
27.0956.08
42,016-42,223...................................................................
25.7554.73
42,224-42,431...................................................................
24.4253.42
42,432-42,639...................................................................
23.1052.09
42,640-42,847...................................................................
21.7650.75
42,848-43,055...................................................................
20.4349.42
43,056-43,263...................................................................
19.0948.11
43,264-43,471...................................................................
17.7846.80
43,472-43,679...................................................................
16.4445.46
43,680-43,887...................................................................
15.1444.14
43,888-44,095...................................................................
13.8242.79
44,096-44,303...................................................................
12.4741.47
44,304-44,511...................................................................
11.1540.15
44,512-44,719...................................................................
9.8238.81
44,720-44,927...................................................................
8.4937.48
44,928-45,135...................................................................
7.1836.16
45,136-45,343...................................................................
5.8534.85
45,344-45,551...................................................................
4.5033.51
45,552-45,759...................................................................
3.1832.18
45,760-45,967...................................................................
0.0030.87
45,968-46,175...................................................................
0.0029.53
46,176-46,383...................................................................
0.0028.21
46,384-46,591...................................................................
0.0026.88
46,592-46,799...................................................................
0.0025.53
46,800-47,007...................................................................
0.0024.23
47,008-47,215...................................................................
0.0022.90
47,216-47,423...................................................................
0.0021.56
47,424-47,631...................................................................
0.0020.23
47,632-47,839...................................................................
0.0018.90
47,840-48,047...................................................................
0.0017.58
48,048-48,255...................................................................
0.0016.25
48,256-48,463...................................................................
0.0014.93
48,464-48,671...................................................................
0.0013.59
48,672-48,879...................................................................
0.0012.29
48,880-49,087...................................................................
0.0010.96
49,088-49,295...................................................................
0.009.62
49,296-49,503...................................................................
0.008.29
49,504-49,711...................................................................
0.006.97
49,712-49,919...................................................................
0.005.64
49,920-50,127...................................................................
0.004.31
50,128-50,335...................................................................
0.002.98
50,336-50,543...................................................................
0.001.66
50,544-50,751...................................................................
0.000.33
50,752 or above...................................................................
0.000.00

MARIE SHROFF,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 1 April 1999, increase the rates of certain student allowances by 0.37%. The allowances increased are the—

  • basic grant for married students (Tables 1 to 3)

  • basic grant for single students (Table 4)

  • independent circumstances grant (Table 5)

  • basic grant for single students under 25 (Table 7).


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 11 March 1999.


  • 1 SR 1998/277